Nastassja Kinski

With The Claim, Michael Winterbottom has transported Thomas Hardy’s 'The Mayor of Casterbridge" from Wessex to the pioneer trail of 1869 California.
The revamping of classic literature is becoming an increasing trend. Rarely though, does a director alter the story whilst retaining its original era. With The Claim, Michael Winterbottom has transported Thomas Hardy’s 'The Mayor of Casterbridge"...
It is on Lynch’s genius that the film dies its long death, unable to satisfy any but the most simpatico, open-minded fans.
Standing as a much anticipated follow-up to 2001’s surprise box office and critical coup, Mulholland Dr., David Lynch’s Inland Empire shares many cues and codas with that tauter, more entertaining film. While it makes equal use of oblique...